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The worst jobs in history : two thousand years of miserable employment

Author: Tony Robinson; David Willcock
Publisher: London : Pan, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the Roman invasion to the reign of Queen Victoria, reveals the hard, dangerous and unpleasant work that has sustained British society.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Robinson; David Willcock
ISBN: 0330438573 9780330438575
OCLC Number: 61477216
Notes: TV tie-in.
Previous edition: London: Boxtree, 2004.
Description: 224 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The first worst jobs --
Middle Ages worst jobs --
Tudor worst jobs --
Gregorian worst jobs --
Victorian worst jobs --
What's in a name? --
Worst jobs career guide.
Responsibility: Tony Robinson, David Willcock.

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From the Roman invasion to the reign of Queen Victoria, reveals the hard, dangerous and unpleasant work that has sustained British society.

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